Athens Full Day Tour With Lunch

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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
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  • Duration: 10 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    8:30 AM Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.
  • Departure Details :
    Athanasiou Diakou 26, Athina 117 43, Greece, , Traveler pickup is offered, Complimentary pick up/drop off service from/to Athens centrally located hotels., ,
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

From the Acropolis to Omonia Square, you'll see with this full day trip all the famous sites of ancient and modern Athens. Offering a perfect overview of the modern city, this guided tour will help you get your bearings if this is your first visit to Athens.

Highlights

  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Excellent value for money
  • All entrance fees included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Lunch included
  • Led by a local guide

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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Panathenaic Stadium, Athens, Attica

The Athens full-day tour depart for a photo stop at Panathinaiko Stadium where the first Olympic Games took place in 1896.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Acropolis, Athens, Attica

Proceed, passing by Zappeion and Temple of Olympian Zeus. You will then drive past the Athens Trilogy which includes the University of Athens, the Academy of Athens, and the National Library. Continue passing by National Garden, Hadrians Arc, St. Pauls Church, Parliament, Tomb of the Unknown soldier, Schliemanns House (Numismatic Museum), Catholic Cathedral, Old Parliament, Constitution Square ,Russian Orthodox Church, and finally Acropolis (including also Parthenon, Erechtheion, Propylaea, Temple of Athena Nike, Areopagus). Stroll up to the UNESCO-listed site that served as the ancient citadel, and tour the buildings as you hear how they reflected Athens prosperity in the 5th century BC.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Acropolis Museum, Athens, Attica

Continue the expert guided Athens sightseeing and Acropolis museum one day tour with a pleasant short walk passing by Herodion and Dionysos Theater, in order to visit the Acropolis Museum. Avoid and skip the lines of the new museum. Main attractions such as votives, statues from archaic period, Caryatids, and of course the Parthenon hall with the metopes, the pediments and the frieze will impress you.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Temple of Poseidon, Sounio, East Attica Region, Attica

After a morning tour full of images continue in a local restaurant under the slopes of Acropolis for lunch. After lunch depart for a wonderful drive along the scenic coastal road which affords a splendid view of the Saronic Gulf, passing through some of Athens most beautiful suburbs (Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, Varkiza) to Cape Sounion. Cape Sounion is only 45 miles (70 kilometers) from Athens, making it the perfect lazy afternoon tour destination. The Cape's Temple of Poseidon is perched on a rocky hilltop overlooking the sea. The view across the Aegean is magnificent with one of the most breathtaking panoramic views in the world, extending all the way to Kea and the Peloponnese on a clear day. The Temple of Poseidon was built in 44 B.C., and many of its original Doric columns are still standing. One of the columns has a graffiti left by none other than Lord Byron in the early 1800s. The precipice is a sheer 197 foot drop to the sea.

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

Inclusions

Hotel pick up/drop off service (selected hotels)

Transport by luxury air conditioned bus

Professional and lisensed guide

Lunch

Exclusions

Entrance fees are being paid to the guide at the start of the tour offering skip-the-line access

Gratuities (optional)

Drinks

Entry/Admission - Acropolis

Entry/Admission - Acropolis Museum

Entry/Admission - Temple of Poseidon

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

For Acropolis hill and Cape Sounio, comfortable walking shoes, sun glasses, hat and loose fitted clothing are strongly recommended.

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